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The Day Whitesnake Played Their First Concert

On March 3, 1978, former Deep Purple singer David Coverdale and his new group Whitesnake performed their first concert at Lincoln Polytech.

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Moon Records
Moon Records
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How Rush’s Self-Titled Debut Pointed to Bigger Things

On March 1, 1974, a trio of young Canadians kicked off what would ultimately become one of rock's more distinguished recording careers with the release of their self-titled debut album.

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Columbia Records
Columbia Records
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How Aerosmith Avoided the Sophomore Jinx With ‘Get Your Wings’

Aerosmith released their second album on March 1, 1974.

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Capitol Records
Capitol Records
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The Story of Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side of the Moon’

Pink Floyd's era-defining 'The Dark Side of the Moon' was released in March 1973.

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Dade County Public Safety
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The Day Jim Morrison Allegedly Exposed Himself Onstage

Did he or didn't he?

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Capitol
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45 Years Ago: Grand Funk Railroad Fight for Their ‘Survival’

Grand Funk Railroad continued their blistering pace with 'Survival.'

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Mercury Records
Mercury Records
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The History of Scorpions’ Breakthrough and Best Album, ‘Lovedrive’

Prior to recording their sixth studio LP, 1979's 'Lovedrive,' Scorpions had two main problems: Finding major success outside their native Germany and hanging onto a lead guitarist.

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Capitol
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The Story of Bob Seger’s Only No. 1 Album, ‘Against the Wind’

Bob Seger achieved full-fledged rock stardom with 1976's Night Moves, but while his raspy howl may have been new to a generation of fans, he'd actually been chipping away at mainstream success for many years.

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Columbia
Columbia
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The Story of Journey’s State-of-the-Art ‘Frontiers,’ the Beginning of the End

When Journey started recording their eighth album, 'Frontiers' -- which was released in February 1983 -- they were coming off their biggest year ever.

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Examiner, Getty Images
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The Story of Genesis’ First Single, ‘The Silent Sun’

Genesis are rightfully regarded as one of the most innovate and eclectic progressive rock bands of all time.

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Lawrence Lucier, Getty Images
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The Day Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Bassist Howie Epstein Died

Howie Epstein could do it all -- until his addictions prevented him from doing anything.

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How Deep Purple Changed Their Sound on ‘Burn’

The David Coverdale/Glenn Hughes era of Deep Purple began with the release of 'Burn' on Feb. 15, 1974.

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